Nissan Altima 3.5 SE Automatic, 2003 MY US

The Altima 3.5 SE is a road car from Nissan, with front wheel drive, a front located engine and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style. Its 6 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 3.5 litres. This unit produces power and torque figures of 245 bhp (248 PS/183 kW) at 5800 rpm and 334 Nm (246 lbft/34.1 kgm) at 4400 rpm respectively. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels by means of a 4 speed automatic transmission. The Nissan Altima 3.5 SE weighs a stated 1472 kg at the kerb.

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Nissan Altima 3.5 SE Automatic, 2003 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4865 mm
How heavy?
1472 kg
What size engine?
3.5 litre, 3498 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
248 PS / 245 bhp / 183 kW @ 5800 rpm
How much torque?
334 Nm / 246 ft.lb / 34.1 kgm @ 4400 rpm
How economical?
19/26 US MPG EPA city/highway

Nissan Altima models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2488 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1361 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2488 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1402 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 3498 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1464 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5A 3498 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1485 kg
Nissan Altima 3.5 SE-R -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 3498 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW 1487 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5A 3498 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW 1504 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2488 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1361 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2488 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1383 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 3498 cm3 248 PS 245 bhp 183 kW 1450 kg

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2967 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1673 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6A 2967 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 249.0 CO2 1545 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 3498 cm3 272 PS 268 bhp 200 kW 227.0 CO2 1555 kg
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Mercedes-Benz E 280 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 6M 2996 cm3 231 PS 228 bhp 170 kW 222.0 CO2 1650 kg
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2003 Nissan Altima 3.5 SE Automatic dati
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
Carozzerie
Carrozzeria4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Numero di porte4
Disegno di
Dimensioni e masse
Passo 2800 110.2
Carreggiata anteriore 1549 61
Carreggiata posteriore 1554 61.2
Lunghezza 4865 191.5
Larghezza 1788 70.4
Altezza 1471 57.9
Altezza minima de terra
1.74
Massa veicolo in ordine di marcia 1472 kg 3245
Ripartizione anteriore 62 % front
Capacita serbatoio carburante
Aerodinamica
Coefficiente di resistenza 0.32
area frontale
CdA
Motore
naturally aspirated petrol
Costruttore del motore Nissan
Tipo VQ35
Numero dei cilindri V 6 in 60° vee
Cilindrata 3.5 litre
3498 cc
(213.461 cu in)
Alesaggio × Corsa 95.5 × 81.4 mm
3.76 × 3.2 in
Rapporto di alesaggio/corsa 1.17
Distribuzione double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 Valvole per cilindro
24 Valvole Totale
Potenza max 248 PS (245 bhp) (183 kW)
a 5800 giri/min
Specific output 70 bhp/litre
1.15 bhp/cu in
Coppia max 334 Nm (246 ft·lb) (34.1 kgm)
a 4400 giri/min
95.48 Nm/litre
1.15 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
Carter Carter umido
Rapporto di compressione 10.3:1
Alimentazione SMPFI
1199.9 kPa (174 psi)
Regime massimi 6600 giri/min
Numero supporti di banco
Raffreddamento Water
cilindrata unitaria 583 cc
Alimentazione Normal
Compressore N/A
Intercooler None
Catalizzatore Y
Prestazioni
0-80km/h
0-60mph
0-100km/h
0-160km/h
0-400m
0-1000m
Velocità max.
Power-to-weight ratio 168.75 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
124.11 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
166.44 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.06 kg/kW
13.46 lb/bhp
Consumi/Emissioni
Consumo 19/26 US MPG EPA city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km12.4/9.0 l/100km city/highway
km/litre8.1/11.1 km/l city/highway
UK MPG22.8/31.2 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG19.0/26.0 US MPG city/highway
Emissioni di CO2
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Autotelaio
Posizione del motore front
Engine layout transverse
Trazione front wheel drive  
Distribuzione di coppia N/A
Sterzo
turns lock-to-lock 2.600
diametro di sterzata
Avantreno I.MS.CS.ARB.
Retroreno I.MultiLi.ARB.
Cerchi anteriori 7.0JJ x 17
Cerchi posteriori 7.0JJ x 17
Pneumatici anteriori P215/55 HR 17
Pneumatici posteriori P215/55 HR 17
Freni ant/post VeDi/Di-S
Diametro di freni anteriori 297 mm
Diametro di freni posteriori 292 mm
Braked area
Trasmissione 4
Inizio rapporto di cambio 0.69
Rapporto finale 3.79
Generalità
Carfolio.com ID223707
Production total
Codice di modello
Codice di serie
RAC rating 33.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Nissan Altima 3.5 SE Automatic added 2010-12-06.
Last modified 2013-02-28.